Use Coffee Filter as Camera Flash Diffuser

Diffuse the flash on your camera with a coffee filter to soften the brightness. You can also try putting coffee filters over lights or lamps to lessen the harshness when taking indoor photos.

Source: A photography friend.

By duckie-do from Cortez, CO

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August 12, 20100 found this helpful

Great tips! Thanks for sharing.

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December 31, 20130 found this helpful

Maybe I am missing the details here but using coffee filters as a light softener over lamps seems like a fire danger to me. Maybe I need a detailed explanation.

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